Pikes Peak offers new challenges
Speeds will be slower, but the equation will be quite different for the Indy Racing League this week when the series moves westward after its Texas two-step Saturday night before 83,000 Lone Star fans.
Pikes Peak International Raceway in Colorado Springs, Colo., is more than 1,500 feet higher in altitude than TMS. In essence, Sunday's Pikes Peak Indy 225 (ABC, 4 p.m. ET) will be contested at the same altitude as Dallas Ft. Worth Airport's approach pattern. It puts both engineers and drivers ...
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